How to Replace the Battery in a 2014 Toyota Matrix Key Fob

How to Replace the Battery in a 2014 Toyota Matrix Key Fob

Keyless entry remote allow access to your auto. When the key fob battery is dead you not to be able lock car from distance. It's not difficult to change the battery in your keyless entry remote DIY. Everything you need is described in this article.

What type battery remote key fob require

Before you start to disassembly remote key fob make sure that you have all required tools and materials: 1 CR2016 battery and flat head screwdriver.
  • flat head screwdriver
  • 1xCR2016 battery

Simple steps to replace the battery in your car's key fob

Inside of your key fob installed coin cell battery. Remove any internal key before you try to pry apart the remote key fob.

Accurately try to disassemble your remote key fob with pry tools. Replace 1 CR2016 battery with flat head screwdriver.

Now it's time to install new battery inside fob’s body. Be sure to connect the battery the right way around in a circuit. Your key fob will not work if you put battery wrong way.

After the new battery installed, verify keyless entry remote functionality by pressing buttons. If everything is functioning, assemble your fob’s shell in reverse order.

The last thing to do is put your cover back on fob. Gently try to put the two halves in place by hands from top to bottom. Check your fob case for gaps. If it is not tightly closed try to repeat last step.

Key Fob Battery Replacement 2014 Toyota Matrix Video

How to ● Toyota Key Fob Remote Keyless Battery Change/Replace

Still not working? Buy new one

FAQ

Keyless entry remote of Toyota Matrix use 1xCR2016 batteries. Most CR2016 batteries are under $5 build upon the brand, type and size packaging you buy. Take your old battery to the store, to find a proper replacement.

Keyless entry remote in most of cases reprogramming not required after battery change. If your key fob not working, recheck new battery voltage. If it is not help, read user's manual or contact local dealer.

Changing your remote key fob battery is easy to do in 2014 Toyota Matrix. Most of car manufacturers think about clients and make a special hole for keyless entry remote disassembly.

Dealer service cost for change the battery in keyless entry remote is $50-600 depending on the brand.

Keyless entry remote batteries in modern cars should be changed once in four years, although this will vary based on usage and build quality. If your keyless entry remote reduced signal strength, you should change batteries before it stop open doors and make trouble for you.

If your car need multiple clicks to unlock or lock doors, fob's battery more than 4 years old, key fob buttons not working or signal strength reduced, it's probably battery replace inside key fob required. Current battery is weak with a high probability, but if it's not fix problem, fob change or repair needed.
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Fob Compatibility:

  1. FCC ID: GQ4-29T
  2. Models: 2008-2014 Toyota Matrix